Why the Punisher’s Netflix series will need more than big gun

Daredevil introduced a character who was more nuanced than previous versions, but his spin-off series will stand or fall on scoundrels who are worthy of him Given the fan reaction to his work on Daredevil, it wasnt surprising that Jon Bernthals portrayal of the Punisher has earned the character his own Netflix series. But the…

If you’re a Netflix cheater, you could be putting your relationship at risk

Those who stream together, stay together? It is often the case that couples in long-term relationships to take on quite possibly the most lofty commitment to each other they’ll ever induce: watching a show on Netflix together . This unbreakable pledge involves the couple to sit down and watch their favorite display with each other…

Five industries that should take a cue from Netflix and crowdsource parts of its tech

Devin Guan Crunch Network Contributor Devin Guan is the CTO of Drawbridge. How to join the network In 2006, Netflix took a long, hard look at its world-class Cinematch Technology. Cinematch was as straightforward as it sounds: With user-submitted data, the technology could predict which movies a user may or may not enjoy. With it,…

‘1 3 Reasons Why’ Transgressed A Netflix Record, So You Should Probably Start Watching

The teens have spoken: 13 Reasons Why is officially Netflixs most popular show, according to Twitter. A recent examine of social media data by Fizziology exposed more people tweeted about 13 Reasons Whyin its first week of streaming than any other shows first week on Netflix, according to Refinery2 9. So if youve been feeling…

Lisa Hanawalt: BoJack cartoonist gets personal in Hot Dog Taste Test

The illustrators new book of comics, like BoJack Horseman, balances the somber and the playful, mixing food experimentations with household journeys to Buenos Aires Lisa Hanawalt was not an adventurous eater as a child. I was a disaster, the cartoonist and decorator for BoJack Horseman told me earlier this month at the Toronto Comic Arts…

Marvels First Abortion

Given the GOP’s anti-abortion rhetoric–as well as Friday’s shooting at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado–the abortion storyline in Netflix’s’ Jessica Jones’ seems all too timely. Every second its there, I get raped again and again, she says . Last Thursday, Scandal s Planned Parenthood episode indicated Olivia Pope receiving a vacuum aspiration abortion. But last…